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Plant Operator Chemist

Oxfordshire   •  Competitive + shift allowance  •  Permanent, Full time


We have a number of openings for Pilot Plant Chemists (Shift Work) at a global CMO pharmaceutical company. This is a fantastic entry-level position for graduates with the opportunity to gain industry exposure in a GMP environment.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Produce large scale development for a number of different drug products using a variety of equipment running multiple chemical syntheses on Plant
  • Operate pilot plant reactors and equipment and ensure compliance with current procedures
  • Ensure that all written instructions/directions are followed
  • Carry out routine maintenance and re-configuration to reaction vessels and ensure timely and efficient production
  • Comply with Health and Safety procedures to maintain high standards of safety, hygiene and quality
  • Report and record any irregularities and environmental monitoring, complete all documents and support Corrective Actions
  • Participate in training schemes to continuously improve high standards and working practices

Ideal Skills & Qualifications:

  • Degree in Chemistry (or related discipline)
  • Knowledge or working experience of GMP, regulatory aspects, and pharmaceutical regulations desirable
  • Flexible and adaptable (must be open to shift work)
  • Good planning, organizational and time management skills

You will be working for a well-established global company with state-of-the-art facilities. You will receive a highly competitive salary with excellent company benefits.

If you are interested or have any questions about this role, feel free to contact Harriet at CY Partners.

The recruiter has stated that all applicants for this job should be able to prove that they are legally entitled to work in the UK. CY Partners Recruitment Ltd, trading as CY Partners is an Employment Business/Agency.

  • Agency: CY Partners
  • Contact: Harriet Mak
  • Phone: 0191 477 4733
  • Reference: HMPOSChem
  • Updated: 16th May 2019
  • Expires: 13th June 2019

CY Partners

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